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Study says shellfish could be doomed

...shown red king crab and Tanner crab grow more slowly in more acidic water and that red king crab died in highly acidified conditions...tolerance for acidification in crab, but those impacts haven't...built around a few species of crabs, then that's where we really...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-30/study-says-shellfish-could-be-doomed
State
Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska

...shown red king crab and tanner crab grow more slowly in more acidic water and that red king crab died in highly acidified conditions...tolerance for acidification in crab, but those impacts haven't...built around a few species of crabs, then that's where we really...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-29/report-more-acidic-seawater-poses-risks
State
My Turn: A wake-up call in Alaska's waters

...shellfish such as clams and scallops will likely suffer from ocean acidification, and studies show that both red king crab and Tanner crab species grow more slowly and die more often in waters with high CO2 levels. Risk to finfish may be lower, but...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-30/my-turn-wake-call-alaskas-waters
Opinion
Rare blue-colored red king crab caught in Nome

NOME - A rare blue-colored red king crab was part of a fisherman's catch earlier...KNOM reported Frank McFarland found the blue crab in his pot when fishing on July Fourth off Nome. The blue crab is being kept alive at the Norton Sound Seafood...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-21/rare-blue-colored-red-king-crab-caught-
State
Fireside Lecture to focus on the secret lives of crabs and spot prawns

...Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center will focus on the secret lives of crabs and spot prawns. University of Alaska Southeast Professor of Biology Sherry Tamone will delve into how crabs and prawns grow and reproduce, and will explain the some of the...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-03-06/fireside-lecture-focus-secret-lives-crabs
Art
Photo: Bringing out the crab

Denny Capua scoops up dungeness crab out of the holding tank in his boat, the Potluck, in Harris Harbor on Wednesday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-27/photo-bringing-out-crab
Local
Exploring the shores of Lincoln Island

...for me, was the abundance of hermit crabs that carried shells much too small for the size of the crab. Most of these crabs, no matter how large, bore tiny periwinkle...shells that covered only the tip of the crabs' abdomens, leaving most of the body...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-18/exploring-shores-lincoln-island
Outdoors
Wildlife Troopers: Man convicted for crabbing violations

...Levy on Tuesday and was found guilty of commercial Dungeness crab fishing during a closed season and for failing to register for...charges arose after Valandro was observed setting his commercial crab gear in Stephens Passage south of Juneau four hours before the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-23/wildlife-troopers-man-convicted-crabbin
Local
Summer Reading Program book review winners, week seven

...Hearthside Books and Toys.He read "Pagoo" by Holling Clancy Holling. He wrote, "I like the sea and Pagoo. Pagoo is a hermit crab and is small." Haeley Nalan, age 11, won a movie pass from Gross-Alaska Theaters.She read "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" by...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-27/summer-reading-program-book-review-
Neighbors
Police & Fire for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

...Additionally, they were found in possession of four Dungeness crab that were disfigured in a manner that prevented the determination...Additionally, Stetson was issued a summons for disfiguring crab. Both were scheduled to be arraigned on Aug. 7 in Juneau District...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-22/police-fire-tuesday-july-22-2014
Local

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